Living in Ridgewood, NJ

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Ridgewood SnackAbility

10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
10
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
9
Amenities
9
Education
9.5
Commute
3

Ridgewood, NJ Crime Report

160
Total Crimes
629.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-75.50%
Below National Average

Ridgewood, NJ Cost Of Living

178
Ridgewood's Overall Cost Of Living
1.8x
Higher Than The National Average

Ridgewood, New Jersey Info Snack

Ridgewood is a village in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the village population was 24,958, reflecting an increase of 22 (+0.1%) from the 24,936 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 784 (+3.2%) from the 24,152 counted in the 1990 Census. Ridgewood is a suburban bedroom community of New York City, located approximately 20 miles (32 km) northwest of Midtown Manhattan.
Population
25,269
Unemployment
4.1%
Poverty
4.2%
Median Home
$738,700
Median Income
$168,608
Median Rent
$1,996

Ridgewood, NJ Photos

Rankings for Ridgewood in New Jersey

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Map Of Ridgewood, NJ

Population over time in Ridgewood

Year Population % Change
2017 25,269 -1.1%
2016 25,554 0.5%
2015 25,430 0.2%
2014 25,370 0.4%
2013 25,270 0.6%
2012 25,117 0.5%
2011 24,999 0.4%
2010 24,895 0.3%
2009 24,827 -
Crime/100k Ridgewood NJ USA
Violent Crime 19.7 208.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.2 5.0
Robbery 0.0 71.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 15.7 117.4 246.8
Property Crime 609.5 1404.9 2199.5
Burglary 86.5 215.9 376.0
Larceny 511.2 1065.1 1594.6
Car Theft 11.8 123.9 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Ridgewood

White
73.0% (18,438)
African American
1.8% (467)
American Indian
0.1% (29)
Asian
14.6% (3,685)
Hawaiian
0.0% (6)
Other
0.1% (21)
Two Or More
2.6% (649)
Hispanic
7.8% (1,974)
Race Ridgewood NJ USA
White 73.0% 55.8% 61.1%
African American 1.8% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 14.6% 9.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 7.8% 19.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Ridgewood, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
2.5% (63,649)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.7% (18,488)
$15,000 to $24,999
1.7% (42,433)
$25,000 to $34,999
3.7% (92,746)
$35,000 to $49,999
5.5% (139,423)
$50,000 to $74,999
5.7% (145,182)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.8% (197,314)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.5% (441,305)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.3% (259,752)
$200,000 or more
44.6% (1,126,602)
Income Ridgewood NJ USA
Less than $10,000 2.5% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.7% 3.3% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 1.7% 7.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 3.7% 7.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 5.5% 9.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 5.7% 14.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.8% 12.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.5% 17.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.3% 9.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 44.6% 13.0% 7.0%

Gender in Ridgewood

Female
52.4% (13,247)
Male
47.6% (12,022)
Gender Ridgewood NJ USA
Female 52.4% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 47.6% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Ridgewood for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (758)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (252)
High School / GED
10.0% (2,526)
Some College
7.0% (1,768)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (1,010)
Bachelor's Degree
39.0% (9,854)
Master's Degree
22.0% (5,559)
Professional Degree
10.0% (2,526)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (1,010)
Education Ridgewood NJ USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 10.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 7.0% 17.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 39.0% 24.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 22.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 10.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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